George Mutua Molo - MANAGING PARTNER & HEAD OF COMMERCIAL LITIGATION
George Mutua Molo: About
Daniel Waweru Muiruri - HEAD OF BANKING COMMERCIAL TRANSACTION & CONVEYANCING
Daniel Wareru Muiruri: About
Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Lawyers in the firm have been involved in preparation, research and prosecution of cases in all courts including the Court of Appeal, representing leading banks, insurance companies, employers and large domestic and multinational companies.
Besides being seasoned trial advocates, our founding partner is also a chartered arbitrator. We have adequate capacity to guide clients through litigation and alternative dispute resolution in varied areas including:
Insurance Claims and Settlement
Debt Recovery and Realization of Security
Labour and Employment Law
Public Procurement Law
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Media, Sports and Entertainment Law
Probate and Administration
The firm is particularly well placed to handle all aspects of secure lending, ranging from complex multi-jurisdictional and syndicated or club lending transactions to short term lending to SMEs, farmers, groups and individual borrowers of consumer loans. We have handled security perfection over land, chattels, motor-vehicles, livestock and crop, stock, accounts, receivables or book debts and a wide array of other tangible and intangible assets. We also have extensive experience in debt collection and restructuring as well as enforcement of security.
The firm is also well placed to help clients manage aspects of risk such as credit risk and operational risk through developing guidelines, policies and procedure manuals, process maps and advising on compliance with legal and regulatory requirements as well as staff trainings.
The firm acts for banks, SACCOS, Social Impact Funds and other credit providers in this regard.
The firm has a thriving property conveyancing practice, acting for vendors and purchasers in the acquisition and disposal of residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural properties and for property owners and real estate developers in drafting and negotiating leases. The firm also advises and acts in the planning, development and leasing aspects of major retail and other commercial developments (including the preparation and negotiation of leases).
We have been involved in and advised on landmark developments including malls, gated community residential developments and housing estates as well as office complexes.
The firm has capacity to advise and act in transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, takeovers and disposals (i.e. sale and purchase of businesses including undertaking legal due diligence and legal audits) and also acts in and advises on joint and capital venture transactions and shareholder agreements and other investment agreements.
The firm also undertakes the incorporation of companies and setting up of off-shore and special purpose vehicles, trusts and charitable organizations and is engaged in corporate restructuring and re-organization transactions.
Lawyers in the firm have also advised and acted for large corporate entities in labour and employment matters, including executive employment contracts and employee's shares ownership plans (ESOPS).
Private Client, Estate Planning and Probate
The firm routinely acts for individual clients in private matters involving protection of family businesses, estate planning, wills and probate administration, where we advise heirs and fiduciaries on the process of probating estates or obtaining letters of administration.
Founded in 2009, Mutua Waweru and Company Advocates has steadily grown to become one of Kenya's best regarded law firms. The firm is well known for providing consistently excellent and unparalleled legal services.